Planes, ferry boats and automobiles...
Another main ferry route is the Vancouver to Nanaimo ferry (Tsawwassen-Duke Point) which takes 2 hours and has about 8 schedules a day.
All vehicles and drivers must be prepared for variable winter road conditions while travelling to and from Mount Washington. Carpooling is encouraged.
View more details below about shuttle bus services, road conditions, and more travel information.
2023.24 BUS SCHEDULE
March 9th, Pride Event
We will have additional bus transportation available during the Pride event, the last bus leaves the Alpine Lodge at 12 am-midnight.
Winter Season Bus Pick up & Drop Off Locations
Native Sons Hall
Cumberland Supreme Convience
Mount Washington & Comox Valley
Winter Shuttle Bus Service
For staff and guests, the Mount Washington Alpine Resort has a Ski & Ride Shuttle Bus available December-April to everyone travelling to and from the Comox Valley to Mount Washington on a daily basis during the winter ski season. Pickup and drop-off locations are located throughout the Comox Valley, and no advance reservations are required. Fare for the Mount Washington bus to and from the Comox Valley is $20 for a round trip.
Mt Washington Ski Bus
& other shuttle providers
Third-Party Shuttle Bus Provider, Wilson's Group
We’re all about skipping the drive, and enjoying the ride when it comes to skiing at Mount Washington. Offering transportation from Victoria, Nanaimo and other Vancouver Island locations to Mount Washington Alpine Resort. Whether you need a lift, you're travelling with a large group, or simply don’t want to drive, our ski bus service can pick you up or drop you off at any of our 12 locations on southern Vancouver Island.
BY CAR | Good winter tires required
Let the North Wind be your guide! If that fails switch on the GPS and punch in our physical address: #1 Strathcona Parkway, Mt. Washington BC
BE ADVISED: The BC Ministry of Transportation (not to mention all the wonderful folks sharing the road with you) require all vehicles on Strathcona Parkway to be equipped with good winter tires and have chains available to use if the chain-up light is on. Strathcona Pkwy is a public roadway and is maintained by Mainroad. Please visit drivebc.ca
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